Fisher-Price Recalls to Repair Little People Builders' Load 'n Go Wagons due to Laceration Hazard

The back of the wagon’s plastic handle has molded-in reinforcement.

Recall date: July 28, 2011
Recall number: 11-287

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Little People® Builders’ Load ‘n Go Wagon


The back of the wagon’s plastic handle has molded-in reinforcement. This design adds stiffness and facilitates children gripping the handle. The handle poses a laceration hazard if a child falls on it.

Consumer Contact:

For additional information, contact Fisher-Price at (800) 432-5437 between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit the firm’s website at

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Recall Details


About 208,000 in the United States and 2,800 in Canada


This recall involves the Fisher Price’s Little People® Builders’ Load ‘n Go Wagon model number P8977. The product includes a red wagon with a yellow handle, multi-colored plastic blocks and a dog figure. The model number is located on the bottom of the wagon. “Little People® Builders” is found on a label on the side of the wagon and “Fisher Price” is embossed on the handle. Wagons with green handles are not included in this recall.


CPSC and Fisher-Price are aware of seven reports of injuries, including five reports of children requiring surgical glue or stitches.


Consumers should immediately take the recalled wagons away from children and contact Fisher-Price for instructions on how to obtain a free repair kit.

Sold at

Mass merchandise retail stores nationwide from June 2009 through July 2011 for about $25.


Fisher-Price, of East Aurora, N.Y.

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